Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co (SAM & Co) advised India Agri Business Fund II Limited and REAL Trust II (Investors) on their investment in Parijat Industries (India) Private Limited (Company).
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co Team advised the Investors on all aspects to take the transaction to completion.
The investment in the Company is split into three tranches, whereby the Investors will subscribe to compulsorily convertible cumulative preference shares issued in two tranches and the Investors will purchase certain equity shares of the Company from the promoter family.
The Private Equity Team was led by Mr. Ragnubir Menon, Partner, and included Ms. Natashaa Shroff, Principal Associate, Mr. Aritra Roy, Associate, Ms. Srishti Maheshwari, Associate, and Ms. Avlokita Rajvi, Associate.
The other parties involved in the transaction were Mr. Keshav Anand, Mr. Sharat Anand, Mr. Vikram Anand (Promoters), and other members of the Anand family (Sellers/Shareholders).
Other advisors to the transaction were Business Law Chambers (legal advisor to the Company and the Promoters) and Edelweiss Financial Services Limited (financial advisor to the Company).
The deal was signed on June 8, 2016 and was closed on June 17, 2016.
About Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas is one of India’s leading full service law firms. Founded on almost a century of legal achievement, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas reconstituted in May 2015. Its mission is to ‘enable business by providing solutions as trusted advisors through excellence, responsiveness, innovation and collaboration’.
The Firm is known for its exceptional Merger & Acquisition, Private Equity, Competition Law, Dispute Resolution, Capital Markets and Project & Project Finance practices globally.
The Firm has been at the helm of major headline transactions and litigation in all segments of industry, besides advising major multi-national corporates on their entry into India and their business strategy.
The Firm has more than 430 lawyers, including 70 partners at its offices in six cities across India, which include – New Delhi, Mumbai, Gurgaon, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru and Kolkata.